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St John of the Cross

His Life and Poetry

by Gerald Brenan

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Europe,
  • Saint,,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / European,
  • 1542-1591,
  • Translations into English,
  • John of the Cross,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7731934M
    ISBN 100521099536
    ISBN 109780521099530

      Translation of poetry of 16th century Spanish Mystic, St. John of the Cross. A revision of the edition published by Longwood Academic. Includes original poems on facing pages, scholarly notes, bibliography, and color : Ascent of Mount Carmel: a Masterpiece in the Literature of Mysticism by Saint John of the Cross (Author); All, E. and a great selection of related books, art .

      St. John of the Cross, Teacher of Prayer by Fr. Billy Swan Decem Tomorrow’s feast of St John of the Cross () turns our attention to one of the greatest masters and teachers of prayer in the history of the Church.   Wedded by Frederic Lord Leighton (Wikimedia Commons). The soul is the Bride of Christ. Most people who read St. John of the Cross (whose feast day was yesterday), read The Ascent of Mount Carmel or Dark Night of the Soul and never go beyond is unfortunate. Fr.

      The paperback edition of a very successful and in some ways remarkable book, first published in Gerald Brenan is well known for his 'expository' works on Spanish history and literature, and now in his eighties he has returned to an early interest in the Spanish mystics to produce an absorbing study of St John of the Cross, one of the foremost of Catholic mystics and/5. But today John of the Cross, as he came to be called, is remembered as one of history's most influential spiritual guides. Taking the harder road Juan de Yepes, his name at birth, failed at a.


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St John of the Cross by Gerald Brenan Download PDF EPUB FB2

John of the Cross for Beginners is for anyone entering or considering the Christian path of inner work or wishing to go more deeply into one's path of development. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.4/4(10).

Saint John of the Cross, O.C.D. (Spanish: San Juan de la Cruz; – 14 December ), was a major figure of the St John of the Cross book, a Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest who was born at Fontiveros, Old Castile. Excellent book on the writings of Saint John of the Cross.

Every person who professes to be a Christian should read and reflect on its writings. It should be a great eye-opening experience for self-evaluation. He describes what it really means to be a Christian and have a close relationship with God/5(). The Collected Works of St.

John of the Cross (includes The Ascent of Mount Carmel, The Dark Night, The Spiritual Canticle, The Living Flame of Love, Letters, and The Minor Works) Saint John of the/5(32).

Thirdly, he notes how close a follower was St. John of the Cross of St. Teresa, a person who was singularly free from any taint of unorthodoxy. And finally he recalls a number of similar attacks on works of this kind, notably that on Laredo's Ascent of Mount Sion, [49] which have proved to.

Saint John of the Cross was born Juan de Yepes y Alvarez, in Fontiveros, Avila, Spain in His father was employed by wealthy family members as an accountant, but they disowned him when he married a poor woman from the lower class. As a result of his family's poverty, John's family.

The second line of the first stanza of the poem is expounded in three admirable chapters (xi-xiii), while one short chapter (xiv) suffices for the three lines remaining. This contemplation is not only dark, but also secret (Chapter xvii), and in Chapter xviii is compared to the ‘staircase’ of the Size: KB.

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This thick book titled The Collected Works of St. John of the Cross is a great edition for all Christian poet lovers, story lovers, devotional lovers, biography lovers the list can go on forever.

As one can deduce by the title, it is an anthology of the works of Carmelite Mystic, St. John of the Cross/5. John left us many books of practical advice on spiritual growth and prayer that are just as relevant today as they were then.

These books include: Ascent of Mount Carmel, Dark Night of the Soul and A Spiritual Canticle of the Soul and the Bridegroom Christ. Works By St. John of the Cross.

St. John of the Cross Hardcover – Septem by Friar Bruno (Author), Benedict Zimmerman (Author) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Friar Bruno, Benedict Zimmerman. Teresa has left a classical description of the sort of life led by these first Discalced Carmelites, in chaps.

xiii and xiv of her "Book of Foundations". John of the Cross, as he now called himself, became the first master of novices, and laid the foundation of the spiritual edifice. John of the Cross was a reformer of the Carmelite Order and is considered, along with Saint Teresa of Ávila, as a founder of the Discalced Carmelites.

He is also known for his writings. Both his poetry and his studies on the growth of the soul are considered the summit of mystical Spanish literature and one of the peaks of all Spanish literature.

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How to Download John Of The Cross: Press button "Download" or "Read Online" below and wait 20 seconds. Saint John of the Cross was a reformer of the Carmelite Order and is considered, along with Saint Teresa of Avila, as a founder of the Discalced Carmelites.

He is also known for his writings. St John of The Cross Catholic Church, Lacombe, LA. likes 47 talking about this were here. office hours Monday - Friday 9am - 3pmFollowers:   The complete works of Saint John of the Cross, of the Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel by John of the Cross, Saint, ; Lewis, David, Saint John of the Cross.

Printable pdf Version of this StudySaint John of the Cross () is probably the most distinguished of all the Christian mystics. He was born Juan de Yepez in Fontiveros, near Avila in Spain the youngest child of two poor silk.

AN OUTLINE OF THE LIFE OF ST. JOHN OF THE CROSS[2] Birth of Juan de Yepes at Fontiveros (Hontiveros), near Avila. The day generally ascribed to this event is June 24 (St. John Baptist's Day). No documentary evidence for it, however, exists, the parish registers having been destroyed by a fire in Founder (with St.

Teresa) of the Discalced Carmelites, doctor of mystic theology, b. at Hontoveros, Old Castile, 24 June, ; d. at Ubeda, Andalusia, 14 Dec., John de Yepes, youngest child of Gonzalo de Yepes and Catherine Alvarez, poor silk weavers of Toledo, knew from his earliest years the hardships of life.

The father, originally of a good family but disinherited on account of his. St. John of the Cross Parish. S. Wolf Road Western Springs, IL Parish Center – Parish School – Youth Catechesis –   St. John of the Cross book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. -- One of the greatest lyrical poets in Spanish of any age, St. John 5/5(2).Online book The Spiritual Canticle by St John of the Cross, OCD.